Michael Essien

Michael Essien's Profile

Name:
Michael Essien
Current Team:
AC Milan
Shirt Number:
15
Positions:
  • Defender (Right)
  • Defensive Midfielder (Center)
Age:
31 years old (03-12-1982)
Height:
183cm
Weight:
78kg
Nationality:
Ghana

Current Participations

*Tournaments with detailed coverage

Playing Positions

MC
Position Apps Goals Assists Rating
Sub (Substitute) 3 0 0 6.34
MC (Midfielder - Centre) 1 0 0 7.02
*Only tournaments with detailed coverage

Michael Essien's Characteristics

+ Strengths

Holding on to the ball
Very Strong
Passing
Strong

- Weaknesses

Tackling
Weak

Michael Essien's Style of Play

  • Likes to play short passes
  • Does not dive into tackles
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* Strengths, weaknesses and style of play are calculated from player statistics in domestic league games this season and last

Latest Matches

Played' Rating
IF 31-05-2014 Netherlands 1 : 0 Ghana 45' N/A
ISA 31-08-2014 AC Milan 3 : 1 Lazio 22' 6.26
ISA 28-09-2014 Cesena 1 : 1 AC Milan 18' 6.53
ISA 04-10-2014 AC Milan 2 : 0 Chievo 1' 6.22
ISA 19-10-2014 Verona 1 : 3 AC Milan 90' 7.02
Data sources: Data Sources